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Stone statuette of a Buddhist guardian, Jīngāng lìshì 金剛力士. Hard black stone with deep grey patina. The figure is nude to the waist and the thick neck and broad muscular chest appear massive. The right arm raised as if to strike with the left arm hanging at his side holding a vajra-pani. Most of his weight is on his right leg. His is usually paired with another guardian of similar appearance.
Penn Museum Object Number: C398